The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 135 125 139
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 12 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% 0.93% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.97% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 3
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £82,500 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Java Software Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1990 2275 2127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.96% 95.75% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1576 1591
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Reading region.

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) OOP
4 6 (42.86%) C++
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Ajax
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 4 (28.57%) High Availability
6 4 (28.57%) Big Data
6 4 (28.57%) RESTful
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) Low Latency
6 4 (28.57%) Information Governance
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
6 4 (28.57%) Secure Coding
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Information Management

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SMTP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Ajax
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) RESTful
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Google Closure
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) JDBC
4 1 (7.14%) JMS
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
4 1 (7.14%) Servlets
4 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
4 1 (7.14%) Struts
4 1 (7.14%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) OOP
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Data Management
6 4 (28.57%) High Availability
6 4 (28.57%) Information Governance
6 4 (28.57%) Information Management
6 4 (28.57%) Low Latency
6 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Secure Coding
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
7 3 (21.43%) SDLC
8 2 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.14%) AspectJ
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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